Embodying the Present Moment Resources

Schedule for Participants:

Embodying the Present Moment with Sharon Bridgforth and Omi Osun Joni L. Jones

*October 24: Tuesday Evening, Bridgforth will give a reading and lecture entitles “Dat Black Mermaid Man / Healing and Transformation through Art hosted by the MCC, MCC Theater, 7-9pm

October 26: Thursday Evening, Reception and Introductions, MCC Lounge, 7-9pm

October 27: Friday, Workshop and Performance, MCC Lounge

Performance Workshop 9:30-12:00 (practice)

12:00 – 1:00 (lunch – provided)

1:00 – 3:00 (practice)

3:00 – 3:30 (snack break – snack provided)

3:30-5 (Open Practice and Discussion – Open to Public)

Travel and Hotel Information:

Best Western Plus South Coast Inn


5620 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117
Breakfast is provided at the hotel, and they also offer a shuttle to and from UCSB’s campus.
Readings and other materials:
¬†Please find work by Bridgforth and Jones as well as scholarship on Bridgforth’s work in this Google drive folder:
View Omi Osun Joni L. Jones “6 Rules for Allies” here:
Please find our program here (design credit to Chryss Yost):